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Neonatal and Paediatric Ventilation

This popular course combines lectures with practical workshop sessions. The programme includes a wide range of topics including initiation, maintenance, weaning off assisted ventilation and special ventilatory techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: this course is now fully booked; if you wish to have your name added to the Waiting List, please send your contact details to info@ichevents.com.

Dates:

4th & 5th December 2014

Location:

Kennedy Lecture Theatre

Ground Floor

UCL Institute of Child Health, London.

There will be small group workshops on:

  • HFOV and nitric oxide
  • Neonatal conventional ventilators
  • Paediatric conventional ventilators
  • ECMO
  • Transport incubators and ventilators
  • Paediatric ventilation simulation

In order to keep workshop groups small, places on the course will be strictly limited to 74 paying delegates - so early booking is recommended.

CPD: RCPCH has approved this activity for up to 12 CPD credits, in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines.

Why you should attend

Comments from participants on previous courses:

  • "A very good and useful course for all the professionals working in intensive care."
  • "Course structured well, each lecture aimed towards clinical practice."
  • "Very useful course, helped clarify a lot of doubts."
  • "Excellent faculty, well done."
  • "Concise, practical and patient orientated - very enjoyable!"
  • "Very professionally run course."
  • "Good mixture between lectures and group work."

Provisional Programme

Thursday 4th December 2014

08.30 - 09.00 Registration
09.00 - 09.30

Introduction (Overview of course, O2 delivery, time constants, compliance, pressure and volume ventilation, CO2 clearance, oxygenation)

Dr Simon Hannam & Dr Allan Goldman

09.30 - 10.00

Modes of ventilation - neonates

Dr Simon Hannam

10.00 - 10.30

Ventilation according to pathophysiology - neonates  

Dr Simon Hannam

10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 - 11.30

Modes of ventilation - paediatrics

Professor Mark Peters

11.30 - 12.00

Ventilation according to pathophysiology - paediatrics

Professor Mark Peters

12.00 - 12.30

Volume set ventilation

Dr Grenville Fox

12.30 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 15.00 Demonstration workshops
15.00 - 15.30 Coffee break
15.30 - 16.15 Demonstration workshops
16.15 - 17.00

CXR in relation to mechanical ventilation

Dr Sophie Skellett

17.00 - 17.30

HFOV

Dr Simon Hannam

17.30
Close

Friday 5th December 2014

08.30 - 09.00
Refreshments
09.00 - 09.30

Stuck on a ventilator: What happens next 

Dr Colin Wallis

09.30 - 10.00

Ventilation of the neonates with suspected duct-dependent circulation

Dr Ann Karimova

10.00 - 10.30

Weaning modes

Dr Richard Paget

10.30 - 11.00
Coffee breaks 
11.00 - 11.45
Anaesthesia in NICU & PICU - sedation, analgesia & paralysis
11.45 - 12.15

Nitric Oxide & Pulmonary Vasodilators

Dr Allan Goldman

12.15 - 12.45

Clinical governance in ICU

Dr Allan Goldman

12.45 - 13.30
Lunch
13.30 - 15.00
Demonstration workshops
15.00 - 15.30
Coffee break
15.30 - 16.15
Demonstration workshops
16.15 - 16.30

Course closure & evaluation

Dr Simon Hannam & Dr Allan Goldman

16.30 Close

Demonstration workshops

The following six 45-minute interactive workshops will run over both afternoons. Each delegate will rotate through every workshop over the two days, therefore completing three workshops per afternoon.

  • HFOV and nitric oxide 
  • Neonatal conventional ventilators
  • Paediatric conventional ventilators
  • ECMO
  • Paediatric ventilation simulation
  • Transport incubators and ventilator 

Course Directors

  • Dr Allan Goldman,  Divisional Director for Critical Care Services, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Dr Simon Hannam, Consultant Neonatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London

FACULTY 

  • Dr Grenville Fox, Consultant Neonatologist, Clinical Director Children's Services, Evelina Children's Hospital Neonatal Unit, St.Thomas' Hospital, London
  • Dr Yaya Egberongbe, Consultant Paediatric Intensivist, King's College Hospital, London
  • Dr Ann Karimova, CCC Consultant, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Ms Maura O'Callaghan,  ECMO Clinical Nurse Specialist, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Dr Richard Paget, Consultant Intensivist, CATS Consultant, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Professor Mark Peters, Clinical Lead - PICU, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Dr Sophie Skellett, Consultant PICU/NICU,  Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Dr Colin Wallis, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician/Clinical Unit Lead,  Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Nurses and Allied Health Professionals: £329

  • Doctors: £499

  • Staff Doctor's at Great Ormond Street Hospital, King's College Hospital and Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital: £329

   (If you wish to book a place at the Staff Doctor' rate, please contact ICH Events info@ichevents.com)

Booking

PLEASE NOTE: this course is now fully booked; if you wish to have your name added to the Waiting List, please send your contact details to info@ichevents.com.

Delegate substitutions and cancellations

Cancellations must be received in writing at least two weeks before the start of the event and will be subject to an administration charge of 20% of the course fee. It is regretted that no refunds will be made within two weeks of the course date. Substitutions can be made at anytime.

ICH Events reserves the right to cancel any conference it deems necessary and will, in such event, make a full refund of the registration fee only. ICH Events will not be liable for any additional incurred costs (including but not limited to travel, accommodation, visa, etc.).

No liability is assumed by ICH Events for changes in programme date, content, speakers or venue. 

Contact us:

If you have any queries regarding this course please contact:

ICH Events

UCL Institute of Child Health

30 Guilford Street

London WC1N 1EH

United Kingdom

Tel. +44 (0)207 905 2699 or +44 (0)207 9052675

E-mail: info@ichevents.com

CPD: RCPCH has approved this activity for up to 12 CPD credits, in accordance with the current RCPCH CPD Guidelines.

Sponsors 

Contact Cristina Lai if you would like to sponsor this event.

Download the Sponsorship Opportunities (pdf) available.

We would like to thank our sponsors for their support:

Aquilant

Aquilant

Draeger

Draeger
   

INO Therapeutics UK


INOtherapeutic

Maquet

Maquet
   

Orphan Europe

Orphan

SLE

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